A native of Memphis, TN;  Kalimah Abioto began playing the drums at 3, writing in elementary school and makings films in high school centered around dreams, sexuality and the nexus between Black people, humans, freedom and the natural-spirit worlds. She received her BA in film and video from Hollins University and is a co-creator, along with her four sisters of The People Could Fly Project, a multimedia project documenting the dreams and stories of people in the African Diaspora. Kalimah has worked with different artists and groups including Afropop Worldwide, Holy Mojo, The Black Portlanders, Spirit Law Center, Diamond Law, and others that value life force. 

Watching a movie can be a vulnerable thing. You can feel all sorts of things in all kinds of ways.You can be changed on the inside.